World Engineering Day
World Engineering Day is held on March 4. Anniversary of the founding of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations - WFEO, in 1968. This event in the first decade of the month March is annual. Help us
World Federation of Engineering Organizations is the internationally recognized and chosen leader of the engineering profession and cooperates with national and other international professional institutions in being the lead profession in developing and applying engineering to constructively resolve international and national issues for the benefit of humanity.
On March, 4th 1968, representatives of 50 scientific and technical associations from all over the world met under the auspices of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in Paris to establish the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO), whose charter as an international, non-governmental organization is to unite multidisciplinary engineering associations throughout the world.
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